Tune into the Alaska Identity Project on Thursday, March 22, 2012. Host Adrien Lopez will interview Dr. Jeep Rice, Program Manager of Habitat Assessment & Marine Chemistry for the Alaska Fisheries Science Center (NOAA). With the upcoming 23rd Anniversary of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill, we’ll discuss his role and extensive field work conducted after that tragic event (7:00 – 7:30 PM). In the second half of the show, we’ll talk with Michael Goldstein, Executive Director of the Alaska Coastal Rainforest Center (7:30 – 8:00 PM).
- “This’ll be a full investigation done by the NTSB," said Mike Hodges, the investigator in charge on this crash for the National Transportation Safety Board.
- The House and Senate will likely form a conference committee to resolve the differences between the chambers’ different versions of the bill.
- British Columbia’s top auditor says the province has failed to protect the environment from mines and mineral exploration projects.
- “Companies are looking to make investments, they need some degree of certainty, and there is nothing but uncertainty right now in the Alaska oil and gas industry,” an AOGA representative said.